leaders an opportunity to lead. they look over in the republican line and think, man, that line is moving faster, it's much shorter, it's a much less diverse party. so if i'm willing to be part of the republican party, if my views fit there, then in fact i might find myself in leadership more quickly. and might, in fact, because the party needs desperately to have diversity, to be part of the american story, then in fact they might have wider latitude for these misbehaviors. >> melissa harris-lacewell, of msnbc and more prominently of princeton, university. great thanks as always. >> thanks. the tiger woods news conference, the florida doctor who doesn't want to treat you if you voted for obama, our guest, congressman alan grayson, and one of the funniest moments of honesty in the moments of television sports. i was active, eating healthy. i thought i was in great shape.